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Mother and 5-year-old in critical condition after car crash

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A mother and four children were injured last night in a horrifying accident on I-20.

Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Sgt. James Walker says 31-year-old Tanzania Moore of Pearl and her five-year-old were in critical condition Sunday.

At UMC Moore was driving east in a 2003 Pontiac van when the crash occurred near Bolton. Troopers were called to the scene around 9:20 p.m.

Officials say the children ages 20 months, two , four and five years old were all buckled in restraint seats.

Witnesses say the car flipped several times then crossed the median into the westbound lane.

The other three children were treated and released this morning.

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